The University of Texas Dental Branch at Houston seeks applicants for a full-time tenure or clinical educator track position in the Department of Restorative Dentistry and Biomaterials at the assistant or associate professor level. Applicants must have a DDS/DMDdegree with prior teaching and/or private practice experience and be eligible for dental licensure in the state of Texas. Responsibilities include preclinical and clinical teaching to undergraduate dental students, research and service. Preference will be given to applicants with an MS in Restorative or Operative Dentistry and/or demonstrated interest/expertise/experience in dental anatomy, operative dentistry, esthetic dentistry and dental materials science. The position is available February 1, 2009.

Academic rank and salary are commensurate with qualifications and experience. The Dental Branch is located in the heart of the Texas Medical Center, which offers significant resources and important opportunities for collaboration and advanced training. The Dental Branch is one of six schools in the most comprehensive health science center in Texas.

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston is an equal opportunity employer and a non-smoking environment. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. This is a security sensitive position and thereby subject to Texas Education Code #51.215. A background check will be required on the final candidates.

Send a letter of application, a current curriculum vitae and a list of three references to: Dr Matthew Seals, The University of Texas Dental Branch at Houston, Department of Restorative Dentistry and Biomaterials, 6516 M D Anderson Blvd, Suite 493, Houston, TX 77030, USA.